IT-Security & Communication Engineer

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Date: 6 Jul 2024

Location: Jamaica, NY, US

Company: Alstom

Req ID:454704 


At Alstom, we understand transport networks and what moves people. From high-speed trains, metros, monorails, and trams, to turnkey systems, services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility, we offer our diverse customers the broadest portfolio in the industry. Every day, 80,000 colleagues lead the way to greener and smarter mobility worldwide, connecting cities as we reduce carbon and replace cars.



Could you be the full-time onsite IT-Security & Communication Engineer in Jamaica, NY, US we’re looking for?


Annual Salary:

$115,000 - $120,000

Your future role

Take on a new challenge and apply your comprehensive cybersecurity and communication expertise in a new cutting-edge field. You’ll work alongside dedicated, innovative, and collaborative teammates. You'll play a critical role in maintaining a secure and safe transportation system by overseeing and managing the installation of digital Closed Circuit Television (CCTV), as well as the audio (public announcement/PA) and visual systems (public information/PI). Day-to-day, you’ll work closely with teams across the business (including IT, Operations, and Safety departments), ensure the integrity and resilience of security systems, and much more.

We’ll look to you for:

  • Managing the installation of CCTV, PA, and PI systems,

  • Ensuring the reliability and security of all communication systems,

  • Conducting regular system audits for performance and security enhancements,

  • Leading the design and implementation of security system architecture,

  • Developing and enforcing best practices for IT security and communications

All about you

We value passion and attitude over experience. That’s why we don’t expect you to have every single skill. Instead, we’ve listed some that we think will help you succeed and grow in this role:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Electrical Engineering, or a related field,

  • Expert level of knowledge in UNIX,DOS, Windows Operating Systems, Computer Networking, Programming skills, digital recording and transmitting systems.
  • Ability to read, write, speak and comprehend the English language at a high level of proficiency while using the phone, in email communications and in-person.
  • Required to have a valid license in accordance with New York State Motor Vehicle Laws.
  • Ability to work onsite at JFK Airport from 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Monday – Friday with after hours work required at least once or twice a month. Able to work a 12-hour day during emergencies related to weather or other unplanned emergencies.


Things you’ll enjoy

Join us on a life-long transformative journey – the rail industry is here to stay, so you can grow and develop new skills and experiences throughout your career. You’ll also:

  • Collaborate with transverse teams and helpful colleagues,

  • Work with cutting-edge security and communication technologies


You don’t need to be a train enthusiast to thrive with us. We guarantee that when you step onto one of our trains with your friends or family, you’ll be proud. If you’re up for the challenge, we’d love to hear from you!

Important to note

As a global business, we’re an equal-opportunity employer that celebrates diversity across the 63 countries we operate in. We’re committed to creating an inclusive workplace for everyone.

Nearest Major Market: Queens
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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